Command And Conquer Kane S Wrath Patch 1.03 Download WORK
An unofficial patch for Kane's Wrath has been created by CrazyGDIfan, and its available for download now. This unofficial patch has been given the version 1.03 name. Its biggest change sees the economy revert back to what it was in Kane's Wrath v1.0. Other important changes are, fence armour bonus has also been reduced from +100% to +25%, Commandos and Shadow Teams can bomb fenced buildings. Epic units cost 6000 credits. Click here for the full change log.
Command And Conquer Kane S Wrath Patch 1.03 Download
The latest unofficial KW Patch 1.03 just happens to be what are you looking at in GR.org already. The 19th revision of KW Patch 1.03 is it, but you are given the option to download either the patch itself or the patch with modified KW maps. You also are given the option to download a KW 1.02+ patch only focused on fixing bugs ingame.
Note: Vista/7 Users should install the game in Admin mode, to do this run Windows Explorer then browse to your DVD drive,right click on Setup.exe -> Properties -> Compatibility > Tick "Run This Program as an Administrator". Also please install DrectX 9c for Windows Vista (32bit & 64bit)/Windows 7 (32bit) from the following link: =enFor Windows 7 64bit download & install the DirectX SDK from March 2008: =en&id=10568Load up both the 32bit and 64bit DirectX Control Panels and enable Hardware Acceleration:Start -> All Programs -> Microsoft DirectX SDK (March 2008) -> DirectX Utilities -> DirectX Control Panel -> DirectDraw -> Tick "Hardware Acceleration" -> Click OKStart -> All Programs -> Microsoft DirectX SDK (March 2008) -> DirectX Utilities (64-Bit) -> DirectX Control Panel -> DirectDraw -> Tick "Hardware Acceleration" -> Click OKThis will mean that all the older versions of DirectX are correctly installed and should avoid problems (mainly with Renegade) of games loading and not showing anything but a black screen.The methods and tools in this text are intended to fix problems and get the games running properly.Note that most of the fixes on this page are files you need to put in your game folder. The default TFD installation folder is:"C:\Program Files\EA Games\Command & Conquer The First Decade\"If it's not there, simply right-click on the TFD launcher link on your desktop, go to Properties and see which directory it launches from. That should be the sub-folder "Launcher"of the main TFD install folder. There should be a "Find Target" button to go right to that location. If you go one directory up from there you end up in the main install folder.In there you will find a folder for each of the games, and a few more for the TFD launcher, patches and internet files.Unofficial 1.03 PatchThis patch contains most of the fixes listed in this thread, get it here: or alternatively here: -comm.com/community/index....a=view;down=16Note: This patch includes files which cause problems with Internet play in TS, RA2 & YR, please check those sections after installing for the solutions to these problems.Nyerguds' guide to installing & patching TFD: -design.com/...lling_tfd.html(note that this is mostly just the manual way of applying all fixes that are in patch 1.03)General fixes:Games won't run in Vista/7: Vista/7 users should take ownership of the TFD main folder. To do this, right click on the "Command & Conquer The First Decade" folder,go to Properties -> Security -> Advanced -> Owner -> Edit -> Select your username -> Tick "Replace Owner" box -> Apply.Vista/7 users should also disable User Account Control:Start -> Control Panel -> User Accounts -> Turn User Account Control On Or Off -> Untick "Use User Account Control" -> OK -> RestartBusiness & Ultimate users:Start -> Control Panel -> Classic View -> Administrative Tools -> Local Security Policy -> Local Polices -> Security Options ->User Account Control: Behaviour of the elevation prompt for administrators in Admin Approval Mode -> Change to: Elevate without promptingUser Account Control: Run all administrators in Admin Approval Mode. Change to: Disable-> RestartGames won't install:Check that your DVD-ROM supports dual-layered disc's - to do this, go toControl Panel > System > Device Manager (Vista/7)Control Panel > System > Hardware > Device Manager (XP)copy the model name of the DVD-ROM into Google (or any other search engine) and look for a site that lists its specifications."Autorun.exe is not a valid Win32 Application" errors can be fixed by removing InCd - it seems to cause conflicts with the security part of the DVD-ROM.Cyclic Redundancy Check (CRC) errors can be solved by booting into safe mode and installing the game from there (log on as the administrator account).You could also copy the entire disc contents to a folder on your HD and see if it'll install from there.If you have 2 DVD-ROMs on the same Data cable that can be the problem, Put one of the DVD-ROMs onto the same data cable as you Hard Drive.This only applies to IDE (PATA) devices where there is only one hard drive and two DVD-ROMS.If you get An Error -5004 : 0x80070002 has occurred or similar error then reinstall the InstallShield software:Hold the windows key on your keyboard and press the r button > The Run dialogue should appear > Type C:\Program Files\Common Files into the text box and click OKRight-click the InstallShield folder, and select Rename > Change the name to InstallShieldOld > Start the game installation again to reinstall the InstallShield components with the newest version.If the install succeeds after this then delete the InstallShieldOld folder."Incorrect CD-ROM" errors - if you have emulation software like Demon Tools or Alcohol 120% then make sure you don't have more than 1 virtual drive.You could also try removing the software too in "Add/Remove Programs" (XP) or "Programs & Features" (Vista/7) in control panel.Note: The TFD Launcher program can be the cause of these errors (especially on Vista/7) so try making shortcuts to the games instead. The xcc shortcut installer will do this for you: _TF..._Installer.exeGames crash on dual core machines: If you have a dual core CPU, and games seem to crash for no reason, start the gameand press CTRL ALT DEL (For XP Pro select Task Manager!), right click on the game's .exe process, click "set affinity", and deselect one CPU.ForceCore is a small program that automates this process: -design.com/.../forcecore.zipVideo's hang: On some systems Tiberian Dawn, Red Alert, Tiberian Sun and Red Alert 2 can hang with repeating sound in the firstsecond of video, this often means it is impossible to get past the Westwood Studios logo. To fix this run Dxdiag and disable Sound accelerationStart > Run > type dxdiag > OK > Sound > Hardware Sound Acceleration Level - Move slider until on 'No Acceleration'Picture Guide: =features/tutorials/tdhang
Tiberian Sun (TS)To fix the problem when TS crashes when a disruptor fires, download Hyper's patch here: =31604Incorrect Version Error - This occurs when trying to play TS:FS online after TFD patch 1.03 (Revision 4) has been installed.It is caused by the Firestorm Videos Addon, which is seen as a mod. Delete the expand02.mix in the TS folder to fix this problem(or move the file somewhere else, if you still want to be able to put it back for single play)."One or more dll files are missing" error on Vista/7: To fix this error, make sure the game is running as Administrator:Browse to the game folder, right click on "Game.exe" -> Properties -> Compatibility > Tick "Run This Program as an Administrator".Do that for all .exe (applications) in the Sun folder.Note: This error can also occur if you do not install as Admin (See top of guide!)Online play:CnCNet is now also available for Tiberian Sun, for more information & download instructions visit: LAN play has been made possible on Vista/7 with this fix made by Scorpio9a: -design.com/...patch_1_00.zipIt will cause trouble connecting to online play (wsock32.dll error) so use this launcher program to play online games: _launcher.rarExtract the files to your TS folder and then click on TS_Online.exe to launch the game.Note: TFD 1.03 Revision 4 installs this file by default, if you do not require it then delete wsock32.dll from your TS folder.Red Alert 2 (RA2)
You can also try the unofficial RA2 1.007 patch and tick the box saying "Disable Hardware Acceleration" and see if that helps.You can get the patch here: "***FATAL*** String Manager Failed to Initialize Properly" error on Vista/7: To fix this error, make sure the game is running as Administrator:Browse to the game folder, right click on "Game.exe" -> Properties -> Compatibility -> Tick "Run This Program as an Administrator".Do that for all .exe (application) files in the RA2 folder.Note: This error can also occur if you do not install as Admin (See top of guide!)LAN play has been made possible on Vista/7 with this fix made by Scorpio9a: -design.com/...patch_1_00.zipIt will cause trouble connecting to online play (wsock32.dll error) so use this launcher program to play online games: _launcher.rarExtract the files to your RA2 folder and then click on RA2_Online.exe to launch the game.Note: TFD 1.03 Revision 4 installs this file by default, if you do not require it then delete wsock32.dll from your RA2 folder.Red Alert 2: Yuri's Revenge (YR)Slow FPS on YR? download this DLL file from PPM and place it in your RA2 folder: =20673#261085You can also try disabling the video back buffer option, add the following to your ra2md.ini file in the [Video] section: